Walton County GOP Press Release


On March 8, 2004, Daniel W. Uhlfelder, Esq., Santa Rosa Beach, Florida was appointed to the Walton County Republican Party Executive Committee Legal Team.

Daniel W. Uhlfelder is a second generation Florida native raised in Tallahassee, Florida who attended Leon County's public schools. He has a general practice law firm located on Scenic Highway 30-A in Walton County, Florida. He is also the Founder and Managing Member of A Preferred Title, a title and escrow company located in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.

Mr. Uhlfelder graduated from Stanford University in two and half years with a B.A. in History in 1993. After graduating from Stanford, Mr. Uhlfelder attended the University of Florida College of Law and the Georgetown University Law Center as a visiting law student. Mr. Uhlfelder received his J.D. from the University of Florida College of Law in 1996.

While in law school and as an undergraduate, Mr. Uhlfelder served a law clerk, summer associate and staff aide in the White House, the United States Attorney General, the United States Senate, the United States House of Representatives, and at various law firms in Florida and Washington, D.C.

After graduating from law school, Mr. Uhlfelder served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Donald M. Middlebrooks, United States District Court Judge for the Southern District of Florida in Miami, Florida. After completing his judicial clerkship with Judge Middlebrooks, Mr. Uhlfelder spent two years as a trial attorney with a top trial law firm in Miami.

Mr. Uhlfelder moved to Northwest Florida in 2001. Mr. Uhlfelder handles a wide variety of legal matters for business and individuals in Northwest Florida. His practice focuses primarily in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, construction litigation, employment and civil rights litigation, real estate, personal injury, and criminal law. He is a strong advocate for his clients.

He is also a member, agent for the First American Corporation, Fidelity National Insurance Company and Attorneys' Title Insurance Fund. He is the first non-minority member of the Okaloosa County Branch of the NAACP serving as Chair of the Legal Redress Committee.

Mr. Uhlfelder is actively involved in his community serving as attorney for the Catherine Cole Taylor Center for the Arts and the Seaside Community Foundation for Culture and Education, Inc., and is a member of the Sandestin Lions' Club, and other local organizations.

Mr. Uhlfelder is admitted to practice before all federal courts in the State of Florida and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. He has appeared in federal and state courts throughout the state of Florida.